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Nearby shooting puts Wilson Medical Center on lockdown for about an hour

WILSON, N.C. (WNCN) - The Wilson Medical Center was on lockdown for about an hour on Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The hospital, which is located at 1705 Tarboro St. West, went on lockdown at 3:07 p.m. Wilson police later said that a shooting caused the hospital lockdown. A woman "was assaulted

WNCT - 2018-01-16 21:39:27

Wayne County schools will close Wednesday due to winter weather

Wayne County Public Schools will be closed for students and staff Wednesday due to the expected winter weather. Due to the closure the teacher workday rescheduled for Friday will now be a make-up day for students, exams will resume after students return to school. Wayne County Public Schools encoura

GOLDSBORO NEWS-ARGUS - 2018-01-17 02:24:00

City Council tackles dog housing, damaged road in Kinston

The Kinston City Council has approved a change to a city ordinance related to dog houses in Kinston. The council voted unanimously to approve a submitted change to the city ordinances about what does and does not constitute adequate shelter for a dog being kept outdoors in the city. The revised ordi

KINSTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-17 02:13:00

Car crosses centerline, sideswipes vehicle

A woman was left with possible injuries after a car crossed over the centerline of N.C. 33 and sideswiped her vehicle on Jan. 10, according to a weekly review of crashes investigated in Pitt County by the State Highway Patrol. Edwina Brewer Summerlin of Greenville was travelling east on N.C. 33 near

DAILY REFLECTOR - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Kinston updates requirements for sheltering dogs outside

City officials voted unanimously to implement the changes to the old ordinance, which will take place in March. (Greg Payne, NewsChannel 12 photo) Since 2006, the Kinston Adequate Dog Housing Ordinance has been the same. A requirement of a non-metallic structure consisting of three walls, a top and

WCTI12.COM - 2018-01-17 01:30:33

Weathercast: More slush than snow for Wilson on Wednesday?

Wilson should see snow Wednesday, but calling it a "snowstorm" may be a bit of a stretch. Early forecasts call for a rain-snow mix to fall throughout the day Wednesday, but with temperatures hovering just below freezing and raindrops mingling with snowflakes, Wilson County is likely to see meager ac


Kinston native Carrow to be inducted into N.C. Swimming Hall of Fame

Hill Carrow has fond memories of his younger years splashing around Kinston's Emma Webb Pool as a swimmer with little knowledge that each stroke got him closer to what became his calling. While the 63-year-old sports tourism executive in Morrisville didn't get a chance to visit his old splashing gro

KINSTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-16 19:34:27

Cold front could bring 1-2 inches of snow

Snow could arrive a little earlier Wednesday than first forecasted. A low pressure system arriving from the west is expected to bring rain and a wintery mix in the early afternoon and transition over to snow, according to meteorologists. Bel Melendez, a meteorologist with the National Weather Servic

KINSTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-16 16:14:03

School, business closings listed for Eufaula

Due to the risk of severe winter weather, The Lakeside School is closed for Wednesday, Jan. 17. The varsity basketball games today against Northside Methodist will begin at 3 p.m. As of right now, school will resume on a normal schedule Thursday, Jan. 18. Barbour County Schools Superintendent Dr. Ma

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-01-16 15:58:00

3 Armed robbery suspects on loose

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Dothan Police are still looking for the three men they say robbed a Dollar General store over the weekend. Police say three men armed with handguns robbed the store, located on Montgomery Highway a the Reeves Street overpass, Saturday night. The three suspects were described as

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-15 19:40:00

Inmate at Jackson County prison allegedly kills second cellmate

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WTVY) - A Jackson County Correctional inmate is dead after being ambushed by his cellmate. The Marianna Police Department says they were called to the Jackson County Correctional Facility around 2:02 a.m. about a homicide. Upon their arrival, the correction's staff told them t

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-15 21:11:00

Police: Man assaults mother then spits on her

Dothan, AL (WTVY)- A Dothan man is accused of beating his elderly mother then spitting on her. Frank Clayton Carpenter,42, was arrested Saturday by patrol officers. The 72-year old victim suffered a laceration to the eye, according to Dothan Police Investigator James Harvey. The assault allegedly oc

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-16 02:05:00

Albany State Rams come up short against Morehouse

Albany State played well in spurts Monday but ultimately fell to an undefeated Morehouse team and are now 1-16 on the season and 1-8 in the SIAC. Albany State's Randy McClure attacks the basket as Morehouse's Kairo Whitfield tries to avoid picking up the foul. (Staff photo: Chaunte'l Powell) Albany

ALBANY HERALD - 2018-01-16 00:23:00

Wiregrass Area Food Bank reschedules due to weather

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - The Wiregrass Area Food Bank will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17, due to impending inclement weather. The Brown Bag distribution previously scheduled for Jan. 17 at the Food Bank, 382 Twitchell Road in Dothan, has been rescheduled for Friday, Jan. 19. If clients pick up their Br

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-16 21:44:00

Bearcat basketball beats Syrupmakers, falls to the Demons

The Bainbridge Bearcats got last weekend off to a hot start by beating Cairo in a close match 48-45, but fell the next day to region opponent Warner Robins 59-48. The game against the Syrupmakers got off to a quiet start, but the Bearcats battled back from a 36-24 going into the fourth quarter, scor

POST-SEARCHLIGHT - 2018-01-16 21:37:52

Warming stations need overnight volunteers

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - With temperatures plummeting tonight, warming centers across the Wiregrass will open over the next several evenings. The Harbor Church has enough overnight volunteers for this Tuesday night. However, they still need volunteers for Wednesday and Thursday at First Baptist Church

WTVY.COM - 2018-01-16 23:52:00

Madison County Sheriff's Office seeks help in locating alleged missing Bethalto girl

BETHALTO - Investigators with the Madison County Sheriff's Office are seeking help in attempting to locate a rural Bethalto youth. Adriana L. Yount, 17, of the 400 block of S. Elm Street, Bethalto, reportedly left her residence on her own free will on Dec. 15, 2017. No foul play or criminal activity

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-16 23:14:00

01-15-18 Shelby County Sheriff's report

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office reported the following incidents: Deputies were called to a residence located at 217 E. 2nd Street in Stewardson Dec. 12 in reference to a report of a domestic disturbance. Following an investigation, John L. Schaufler Jr. was arrested for domestic battery and inca

SHELBYVILLE DAILY UNION - 2018-01-15 15:30:34

Edwardsville news and events for the week of Jan. 17

St. John's Community Care will host a Family Caregiver Support Group from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 17, at its Adult Day Program, 1015B Century Drive, in Edwardsville. This support group is intended for family caregivers caring for loved ones with any type of disability. For more information, call 618-656

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-01-17 06:15:00

Driver in deadly I-55 crash identified

One person has been killed in a two car crash on I-55 northbound near Divernon. (WICS) The driver who died after a crash on I-55 near Divernon on Monday has been identified. The Sangamon County Coroner 44-year-old Mark Heaton of Springfield was pronounced dead at the scene Monday around 1 p.m. The

FOXILLINOIS.COM - 2018-01-16 11:37:09